They call on lawmakers to support bills that show their support for Iranian Americans. AUSTIN, Texas – “Women, life, freedom” is the cry Iranian women uttered after the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini. As Iranian women fight for women’s rights, an end to human rights abuses and free and fair elections, Gharbi wants to be part of the discussion. The bill’s author, Sen. Lois Kolkhorst of the Republican state of Brenham, said the legislation was a national security issue. It’s clear that everyday Texans’ national security concerns continue to grow.
77-year-old on January 21 Jerry Gilland was in AdventHealth Hospital in Daytona Beach, Florida, suffering from an undisclosed illness. Around 11:30 a.m. that day, Gilland loaded a .38 revolver and held the wrist of his wife, 76-year-old Ellen Gilland, who then brought the gun to her husband’s head and fired, police said. When hospital staff heard the shot, they ran into the room where Jerry had been lying in bed. As they entered, Ellen reportedly pointed the gun at them and ordered them to leavewhich initiates a four-hour standoff with the police. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CNBTheZmpuoEllen Gilland had allegedly promised Jerry three weeks earlier that if his condition continued to deteriorate, she would help him end his life.1 month ago Worldtimetodays.com
The following contains spoilers from Monday’s episode of quantum leap. This weeks quantum leaptitled “Let Them Play”, Ben placed in the body of a high school basketball coach named Carlos Mendéz, whose trans daughter was hoping to play with the team. I remember before we shot that scene I was talking to Josielyn about what it’s like when nobody understands. We all know parents just don’t get it, but as a trans child there’s literally no one who gets it. Josielyn was like, ‘You don’t understand, this episode is my life.1 month ago Worldtimetodays.com
An independent living facility in Dripping Springs went without power all day Thursday, leaving residents fearing for their safety. DRIPPING SPRINGS, Texas – This week of inclement weather left Austinites with icy roads, downed trees and power outages across the region. residents at Ledgestone Independent Living in Dripping Springs were without power all Thursday and felt ignored. Ledgestone gets its power from Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC). “During extreme conditions and power emergencies, our staff work to notify these members in advance of outages.1 month ago Worldtimetodays.com
The fate of King of the Tigers Star Carole Baskin’s former husband is being debated online after a report has resurfaced suggesting he was found alive in Costa Rica. “They said my husband Don Lewis lives in Costa Rica and is fine,” Baskin said during the interview on ITV This morning. The currently imprisoned “Tiger King” himself, Joseph “Joe Exotic” Maldonado, has made similar allegations. A 2021 statement on Baskin’s website regarding tiger king 2 supposedly contains a picture of the letter in question. “During filming too King of the Tigers“Extensive efforts have been made to find Don Lewis,” Philips said.2 months ago Worldtimetodays.com
Climate activist Greta Thunberg planned to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland this week to protest climate change policies, accompanied by a trio of other activists, but an interaction with German police might have disrupted her plans. The protest has provoked a reaction from law enforcement, leading to the arrest of some of the participants, including Thunberg. EuroNews reported Thunberg is expected to attend the forum accompanied by climate activists Vanessa Nakate from Uganda, Helena Gualinga from Ecuador and Luisa Neubauer from Germany. signed by all four climate activists. It’s unclear how long Thunberg will be in police custody, but the detention could affect her plans to attend the WEF to protest climate change-related politics.2 months ago Worldtimetodays.com
Academy voters never took the Golden Globes seriously. A Globes winner gets some forward momentum, and a great speech can go viral on social media, propelling Meryl Streep into the competition, for example (2017’s “Florence Foster Jenkins”). Many in the larger Hollywood awards complex see the Golden Globes as essential to the Oscars machine and grease the skids on the road to the big night. Golden Globe winner and SAG nominee Angela Bassett (“Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”) should continue on her way to an Oscar slot. Again, while Sarah Polley’s “Women Talking” landed a much-needed seat at the SAG ensemble table, none of its actors (who were in competition) garnered a nomination.2 months ago Worldtimetodays.com
Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI was buried Thursday in Vatican City at the first funeral ever conducted by a sitting pope for his predecessor. Pope Francis sits at the coffin of the late Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI. “He was a wonderful pope.”The US Ambassador to the Holy See speaks about the death of Pope Benedict XVI 04:04The late Pope had asked for a simple burial. The Life of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI 04:59He entered the priesthood after World War II and rose to cardinal. The US Conference of Catholic Bishops has held a novena, or nine days of prayer, in memory of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI.2 months ago Worldtimetodays.com